GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF NORTH CAROLINA
HOUSE BILL 360
Short Title: Harnett Co. Schools/Exam Window.
For a complete list of sponsors, refer to the North Carolina General Assembly web site.
Education - K-12
March 16, 2017
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
AN ACT to provide greater flexibility to harnett county schools in scheduling exams for semester courses.
The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts:
SECTION 1. G.S. 115C‑174.12(a)(4) reads as rewritten:
"(4) All annual assessments
of student achievement adopted by the State Board of Education pursuant to
G.S. 115C‑174.11(c)(1) and (3) and all final exams for courses shall
be administered within the final 10 instructional days of the school year for
year‑long courses and within the final
five seven instructional
days of the semester for semester courses. Exceptions shall be permitted to
accommodate a student's individualized education program and section 504 (29
U.S.C. § 794) plans and for the administration of final exams for courses with
national or international curricula required to be held at designated
SECTION 2. This act applies only to Harnett County Schools.
SECTION 3. This act is effective when it becomes law.